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Opioid Crisis


Confronting North Carolina's Opioid Crisis

The opioid epidemic is taking lives and tearing families apart across the country, including our state. More people die in North Carolina of an accidental drug overdose – usually an opioid – than any other cause of accidental death. 
 
 


 
Source:ncdhhs.gov

 
Learn more about the problem, how we're addressing it, and how you can help and get help.

Visit the NCDOJ Opioid Resource Manual to learn more about how North Carolina communities are confronting the opioid epidemic.